Climate Adaptation Fund

The Wildlife Action Opportunities Fund provides competitive grants to conservation organizations that are focused on implementing priority actions and strategies identified in State Wildlife Action Plans.

The application deadline to the 2015 funding cycle has passed, but if you are interested in learning more about the program read the 2015 Request for Proposals and the Applicant Guidance Document. Check out this year’s application: Download a pre-proposal application 

Grants are awarded to projects that serve as innovative examples of on-the-ground efforts helping species and the ecosystems on which they depend adapt to changing climatic conditions across the United States. WCS is proud to support these groundbreaking and important projects that serve as models of best practice for future-smart and sustainable investments in restoration, land and water management actions, and science-based adaptation for many years to come.